Monthly Archives: February 2017

Key messages about KOV Neighbourhood Plan

KOV is seeking to pursue a Neighbourhood Plan for two significant reasons: 1) to encourage appropriate development in the area where the community has a greater say in what is acceptable 2) to enable planning gain which may be received … Continue reading

Posted in Local developments

MPs warning: UK Parks falling into neglect

You may have noticed that parks in Vauxhall are also struggling. MPs argue that parks play an important role by: Helping to integrate communities Tackling climate change Preventing flooding Reducing air pollution exposure Boosting health Providing leisure amenities from: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-38935787 Also:https://www.theguardian.com/public-leaders-network/2017/feb/11/public-parks-managers-dying-breed-crisis-council-government-inquiry?CMP=twt_gu

Posted in Beyond ..., Local news

Projects for young people – Theatre and drumming

Free Drama and Theatre Project: From 20th February VGERTA’s free drama and theatre project is open to all 13-19 year old younger local residents (not just VGERTA) in the area.  The project starts on 20th February and will run for 6 weeks.  No previous experience … Continue reading

Posted in Events

Save the South Bank from the Garden Bridge

Sign the petition: https://www.change.org/p/save-the-south-bank-from-the-garden-bridge London Assembly to call for Mayor not to sign Garden Bridge guarantee TCOS London London, United Kingdom 8 Feb 2017 — Judging by the Evening Standard and ITV’s most recent poll of several thousand people, up to 71% … Continue reading

Posted in Local news

Update re CPZ in VG, BS & LL

From Cllr Jane Edbrooke: “Dear all, I know I’ve mentioned this to some residents but I wanted to update you on the Bonnington Square area CPZ extension. Since the extension was enacted we’ve had really positive feedback from residents. Of … Continue reading

Posted in Local news

Invasion of the green bins

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Lambeth North Neighbourhoods – Police Inspector Update

Update from Neil JEFFS, Acting Inspector (North NPT, Kennington Police Station), on matters over the past month:

Posted in Local crime and anti-social behaviour incidents